Blue Division Medal
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(Tapferkeits- und Erinnerungsmedaille der Spanischen "Blauen Division")
3 January 1944
Awarded the Spanish soldiers of 250. Infanterie-Division (División Azul)
Deschler und Sohn
The text on the reverse of the medal reads "Division Española de voluntarios en Rusia".
The Spanish government issued a separate award to those Spaniards who fought on the Eastern front.
Photo courtesy of Rusfront
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